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Taking the Next Step

Tyler Johnson’s Kinesiology 305—Adapted Physical Education uses Service-Learning to provide education majors a hands-on and authentic experience working with adults with disabilities. Through the application of best practices in a least restrictive environment, students worked with disabled individuals on a … (Read More) Taking the Next Step

Microgravity students make STEM Service-Learning a Priority

Boise State University students make a difference in our community and will represent Boise State University on the national stage. Dr. Elisa Barney Smith, Barbara Morgan, and Dr. Julia Oxford are guiding ENGR 475 Microgravity University students on a yearlong … (Read More) Microgravity students make STEM Service-Learning a Priority

Boise State — Instilling a Spirit of Service

A new report, released a few weeks ago by the United States Department of Labor, indicates that volunteering declined in 2013, to its lowest level since data was first collected ten years ago. Nearly 62.2 million Americans volunteered at least … (Read More) Boise State — Instilling a Spirit of Service

Your Service-Learning Class

Service-Learning (SL) is a way to learn course material by serving in the community. You can learn more about Service-Learning by watching this short video or you can click the following link to read about the benefits of participating in … (Read More) Your Service-Learning Class

Request Classroom Support via this form

Do you want a SL staff member to help explain SL to your class? Please take 2 minutes to complete the form at this link to tell us what type of support you would like for your students. Our office is available to … (Read More) Request Classroom Support via this form

President Kustra highlights SL as ” innovative teaching”!

Your Service-Learning efforts are valued!  See Service-Learning highlighted in the President’s email to donors last November. November 25, 2013 Dear Friends: Today’s university students have lived through the worst recession since the Great Depression. These digital natives are at once … (Read More) President Kustra highlights SL as ” innovative teaching”!

Do you have questions about cancer?

Do you have questions about cancer? Would you like help deciphering technical terms, complicated treatment options, and prevention possibilities? Do you just want someone to talk to? You can get your questions answered about cancer at a personalized and detailed … (Read More) Do you have questions about cancer?

Faculty Development Opportunities for FA13

The Service-Learning Program provides several professional development and grant opportunities to faculty and staff to support service-learning and civic engagement. This semester we have some amazing opportunities for SL faculty to build community, strength their research and broaden their understanding … (Read More) Faculty Development Opportunities for FA13

Fall 2013 Classroom Support: Please Reply To Tell Us Your Needs

Please take 2 minutes to complete the form at this link to provide us with information about what type of support you would like for your class for the Fall 2013 semester. Our office is available to help with: -explaining/”making the pitch” about … (Read More) Fall 2013 Classroom Support: Please Reply To Tell Us Your Needs

Fall 13 Classroom Support

With just a few weeks before the start of the semester, the Service-Learning Program is preparing materials and scheduling presentations to support your needs. Therefore, Please take 2 minutes to complete the form at this link to provide us with information about what … (Read More) Fall 13 Classroom Support